Ao Oni The Animation

Aooni The Blue Monster

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: あおおに ~じ・あにめぇしょん~
English: Aooni The Blue Monster
German: Aooni The Blue Monster
Spanish: Aooni The Blue Monster
French: Aooni The Blue Monster
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 3, 2016 to Jan 9, 2017
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Mondays at 02:05 (JST)
Producers: DAX Production
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Game
Genres: ComedyComedy, HorrorHorror
Theme: GoreGore
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 5.081 (scored by 1101311,013 users)
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Ranked: #125592
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Popularity: #4724
Members: 21,242
Favorites: 29

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In most ordinary high schools, many stories and rumors float around—some scandalous, some happy and some...more macabre. One such example is of monsters lurking in an abandoned mansion outside of town. Such tales, however, prove too tempting to resist for Hiroshi and his friends Mika, Takeshi, and Takurou. They decide to brave the rumored dangers in order to investigate the manor and complete a test of courage. Each of them approaches the mansion with an overwhelming sense of dread. And when they enter, they come upon a blue monster named Ao Oni who attacks them.

As Hiroshi and his friends try to solve the various puzzles in the mansion and escape their new blue nemesis, they find themselves meeting several horrible endings as they fail miserably.

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Maeda, Chisei
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Sakai, Kyuuta
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Ending Theme

"Kimi koso Ao Oni (キミこそ青鬼)" by Machigerita from Book of Magic (マチゲリータ(from Book of Magic))


Sep 29, 2023
This is the weirdest way to interperate a horror game from the early 2000s, in the best way possible. The comedy is fast paced and the episodes are short. Perfect for any zoomer erectus, tiktok rotted brain. What if there was an alternate universe where Yume Nikki or Ib got a comedy anime like this? Anyway, this anime is fun, nerds will say it isn’t “faithful” to the source material. Personally, a world where we get strange genre flipping interpretations sounds way more fun than the same story over and over again. Like taking the story and making something new out of what it gives. ...
Jul 28, 2020
Mixed Feelings
I was pleasently surprised and disappointed by this series. It's kind of like a "Pop Team Epic" for horror. The characters seem to look and act like how they do in the game (even though Takuro is protrayed nicer than in the game) and are pretty spot on. Story-wise the shorts aren't always the best in quality. While some are genuinely funny, some are really bland and unfunny. The ending was surprisingly scary, and really came out of left field. It was a welcome surprise. The animation was well-done and super cute. It's not the best short "comedy" one-shot series out there, and I ...
Dec 29, 2023
I watched this as a joke because I'm familiar with the game, manga, and live action movie, not to mention the episodes are shorts, so you can finish watching the whole thing within an hour...... But WHY? Why does this exist? The animation is poor, the story tries to be funny but it comes off as cheap, and after about 3 episodes in the voice acting just sucks.

Save your time and eyes, once you've watched about 3 episodes you've seen all that this anime has to offer. The anime tries to make a joke of the game and characters by having them die in ...

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